Irina Muresanu plays Mendelssohn
April 21 - April 22, 2012
Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel: Overture in C
Felix Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E minor (with Irina Muresanu)
Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 1 in C minor
BCO favorite Irina Muresanu returns in one of her signature works, Mendelssohn's passionate Violin Concerto in E-minor. The program opens with Fanny Mendelssohn's glorious concert overture, and concludes with Felix Mendelssohn's First Symphony, a work of Beethovenian power and invention. Steven Lipsitt conducts. One hour before each concert Mary Ann Nichols provides delicious details about the music and the composers who wrote it.